GOA: ST CRUZ MLA EXTENDS SUPPORT TO VILLAGERS; TO TAKE UP PDA ISSUE IN THE ASSEMBLY
Panaji (Goa) Extending full support to the villagers demand, St Cruz MLA Tony Fernandes today assured to take up the matter before State Assembly demanding that the villages from the constituency be de-notified as part of planning and development areas (PDA). The MLA has threatened to resign from the Greater Panjim PDA if the demand…READ more..
GOA: START-UPS SCHEME SOON- MINISTER IT
Panaji (Goa) Minister for Information Technology (IT) Rohan Khaunte today announced to soon launch the Start-ups scheme, which would be one of the best in the country. “In the last few months, the Government has been creating IT enabled platforms for ease of doing business and has structured its schemes to attract investments to Goa….READ more..
GOA: GREATER PANJIM PDA CONSTITUTED WITH ‘BABUSH’ AS ‘BOSS’
Panaji (Goa) The wait is finally over. State government today constituted the Greater Panjim planning and development authority (PDA) under the chairmanship of former Congress St Cruz MLA Atanasio ‘Babush’ Monserrate. Panjim MLA Manohar Parrikar, Taleigao MLA Jennifer Monserrate, St Andre MLA Francis Silveria, St Cruz MLA Tony Fernandes and Cumbharjua MLA Pandurang Madkaikar are…READ more..
GOA: CHAIRMANSHIP OF GREATER PANAJI PDA IS AN EXAMPLE OF POLITICAL CORRUPTION: JITESH KAMAT
Panaji (Goa) “The chairmanship of Greater Panjim PDA is an example of the greatest political corruption,” stated Jitesh Kamat, spokesperson of Shiv Sena through a press note. Kamat further states that, “It is a bribe given to Atanasio alias Babush Monserrate by CM Manohar Parrikar in the form of reward as a part of a ‘secret deal’ done during Panjim…READ more..
GOA: BABU AJGAONKAR IS MISFIT TO BE TOURISM MINISTER: GOA SHIV SENA
Panaji (Goa) The Shiv Sena unit of Goa has strongly criticized the statement by Tourism Minister Babu Ajgaonkar warning to chase away the tourists, if they don’t follow Goa’s culture. The Shiv Sena Unit of Goa has also released a press note which strongly criticizes Ajgaonkar’s statement and reads- “This kind of arrogant statement does not augur well with the growth…READ more..
GOA: WE FEAR TO BE GOBBLED UP WITHIN 50 YEARS AFTER THE MERGER, SAYS VIJAI SARDESAI IN HIS VIDEO MESSAGE
Fatorda (Goa) Goa Forward Party president Vijai Sardesai today posted a video message to clarify about his statement which quoted him as terming domestic tourists as ‘scum of earth’. He said he was quoted out of context by a section of media. This is what he said in a video message today: “The smallest of…READ more..
GOA: GOA ASSEMBLY RECEIVES FIVE RESOLUTIONS ON STATUE
Panaji (Goa) Ahead of month-long Budget session, beginning from February 19, the State Legislative Assembly has received five private member resolutions demanding installation of statue of various leaders in the assembly complex. Deputy Speaker and BJP MLA Michael Lobo and NCP MLA Churchill Alemao moved resolution for installation of Father of Opinion Poll- Dr Jack…READ more..
GOA: GOA FORWARD HITS OUT AT ALLY MGP AS STATUE CONTROVERSY LIKELY TO HEAT UP
Panaji (Goa) The Goa Forward Party (GFP) has taken a potshot at Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) over the ongoing controversy around Dr Jack Sequeira statue in Goa Legislative Assembly complex. GFP President and cabinet minister Vijai Sardessai has expressed his anguish over MGP’s latest wish to move a resolution in the upcoming assembly session for installing…READ more..
GOA: COMPLEXITY OVER STATUES IN ASSEMBLY COMPLEX THICKENS
Panaji (Goa): Deputy Speaker Michael Lobo’s notice to the Legislative Assembly to move a resolution for installing Father of Opinion Poll Dr Jack Sequeira’s statue in the assembly complex has given a new color to the political scenario in the State. While his resolution is completely against BJP State level core committee’s resolution not to have any…READ more..
GOA: UNION BUDGET IS “HISTORIC”: GOA BJP
Panaji (Goa) Two-days after Union Minister Arun Jaitley announced the Union Budget 2018-19, the BJP Goa unit has termed the Budget as “historic”. Addressing a press conference today afternoon, BJP South Goa Member of Parliament (MP) Adv Narendra Sawaikar said that the Budget is being celebrated by people across the country. “The Union Budget…READ more..